Arete, Sport and Society, American Sport History, Orlando, Hockey, Orlando Sentinel, DeVoss family, NHL, Arenas, Taxpayers
Orlando (Fla.); DeVoss, Rich; Arenas; National Hockey League; Hockey; Money
When the announcement came a little over a week ago The Orlando Sentinel fell over itself like the lapdog it has become for the Orlando Magic and the DeVoss family. It was of course the major news that Orlando was about to get a hockey team in the International Hockey League, and the city was about to facilitate the process with another sweetheart contract with the family DeVoss for use of the O-Arena.
Sport and Society for Arete
College of Arts and Humanities
Crepeau, Richard C., "Orlando Gets Hockey but not NHL Hockey" (1994). On Sport and Society. 412.